Somers Senior High School

120 Primrose St
Lincolndale, NY 10540
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Somers Senior High School serves 1,086 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 97% (which is higher than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Somers Senior High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Somers Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:

School Overview

Somers Senior High School's student population of 1,086 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 89 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,086 students
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Total Classroom Teachers89 teachers
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School Comparison

Somers Senior High School is ranked within the top 5% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Somers Senior High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank
#97 out of 4239 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
5%
9%
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Hispanic
6%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
88%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score
0.220.71
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Graduation Rate
98%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somers Senior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2001-02 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSomers Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Somers Senior High School is Putnam-westchester Boces (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Somers Middle School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Primrose School (0.2 miles away)
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